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Ancient Greek Literature
The Iliad
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
The Iliad of Homer - with its tales of heroism and hubris - is one of the most compelling epics ever composed.

Ancient Greek Literature
The Odyssey
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
Homer's Odyssey is quite possibly one of the most important works of Western literature.

Ancient Greek Literature
Hesiod: Theogony, Works & Days, Shield
Trans. by Apostolos N. Athanassakis
A stunning translation of Hesiod. Includes information about the poems.

Ancient Greek Literature
Sappho: A New Translation
By Mary Barnard
This elegant book features beautiful translations of the poetry of Sappho.

Ancient Roman Literature
The Aeneid
Translated by Robert Fitzgerald
See how the Roman poet Virgil was inspired by the epics of Homer in his work the Aeneid.

Ancient Roman Literature
Metamorphoses
Translated by A. D. Melville
This book contains translations of the engaging stories written by the Roman poet Ovid.



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I sing of warfare and a man at war. From the sea-coast of Troy in early days he came to Italy by destiny, to our Lavinian western shore, a fugitive, this captain, buffeted cruelly on land as on the sea by blows from powers of the air - behind him baleful Juno in her sleepless rage.

The Aeneid


Who's Who in Classical Mythology

This book is a great source for information about Greek and Roman mythology! Organized alphabetically, this who's who features information about over 1200 of the most intriguing characters from Classical myth and legend.


The Golden Ass

The Homeric Hymns

The Norton Book of Classical Literature


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